Psy 1 Fair Game Final 2

Psy 1 Fair Game Final 2 - Types of mating systems Rationale...

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PSYCHOLOGY 1 -- Introduction to Psychology Alan J. Fridlund, Ph.D. Fall 2011 TENTATIVE FAIR-GAME SHEET - FINAL EXAM Natural Selection and Motivation Natural selection Requirements for natural selection: Variability Selection pressures Inheritance mechanism Vestigial structures and importance to Darwin Neoteny Personal vs. inclusive fitness Kin selection Vervet monkeys and calls Taxis Fixed action patterns & releasing stimuli Imprinting & critical (sensitive) periods Tryon behavior-genetics study Research on human imprinting
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Unformatted text preview: Types of mating systems Rationale for sexual reproduction Advantage of sexual reproduction Sexual dimorphism Evolutionary explanations of altruism Evolutionary explanation of sex roles Sexual selection Male displays resulting from sexual selection Incitement and "female choice" in mating Cryptic female choice Aspects of human mating system Incest and out-breeding drive w/costs Cryptic ovulation w/rationales Mate guarding Mating criteria Incitement & flirting...
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This note was uploaded on 12/26/2011 for the course PSY 1 taught by Professor Fridlund during the Fall '08 term at UCSB.

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